Characteristics of Living Organisms

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Eight Basic Characteristics

They Need Nutrition:

Living organisms need nurtrients to provide them with enegry and the raw materials for growth and repair. Nutrients include things like porteins, fats and carbohydrates, as well as vitamins and minerals

They Respire

Oragnisms release energy from their food by a porcess called resipration

They Excrete Their Waste:

Waste products such as carbon dioxide and urine…


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